Allan Meldgaard

Allan Meldgaard

  • Vietnam, VN 44

Work History

Work History

Senior Product Manager

Online Research at Epinion Asia Ltd
2013 - Present
Senior Product Manager|. (2 years) Epinion is a full service market research agency delivering fact-based insights from its 10 offices in Europe and Asia. Globally we support research agencies, media companies, brand owners and other organizations with complex data collection, project management and reporting solutions. The office in Ho Chi Minh City serves as a centralized global operation and development hub. Continuously developing and growing a new portfolio of social media centric research platforms and products. See my work at

Head| Product Management

Rocket Internet GmbH
2012 - 2013
Head| Product Management at (Lazada Malaysia) (1 year) Rocket Internet is the largest, fastest and most successful internationalonline venture builder. The team has created over 100 market leading companies in 40+ countries since 2007 and now employ 20. 000+. Doing Product Management for a living in early 2000' s and continuously involved ever since, Ladaza offered me the role as s Head of Product Management. Customized and optimized the checkout/payment gateway increasing successful transactions by 15%. Prepared a solution for the company to be able to accept physical cash payments at 14. 000 retail outlets nationwide, including all major petrol stations, supermarkets and convenience stores. Page2

Marketing Manager

Rocket Internet GmbH Rocket Internet GmbH
2012 - 2012
Marketing Manager| Facebook at (Lazada Malaysia) (less than a year) Rocket Internet is the largest, fastest and most successful international online venture builder. The team has created over 100 market leading companies in 40+ countries since 2007 and now employs 20. 000+. Already doing well with SEM and GDN, I joined Lazada to revamp their Facebook Advertising set-up.


Rocket Internet GmbH
2010 - 2012
Facebook is by far the largest and most profitable marketing channel. Increased order intake from Facebook CPC by 1400% and significantly grew the number and retention of Facebook fans. Online Manager at Vedel IT Sdn. Bhd (2 years) Vedel IT establishes long-term offshore development teams for clients in Europe, Middle East, Australia and New Zealand. Owned and managed by Danish senior professionals and probably Malaysia's fastest growing offshore development company. Focused on implementing well-thought out advertising and social strategies to further accelerate growth, the company offered me the position as Online Manager. Built a high-performing website based on DotNetNuke CMS including video, advanced job application/client lead features and a customized backend for HR. Increased online client leads by 600% and job applications from senior developers by 1500%.


Online Communities at Pulse Group PLC
2010 - 2010
Head| (less than a year) PulseGroup PLC(Pulse BPO Sdn. Bhd.) is a multi-award winning Digital Research Agency and Online Sample Provider serving some of the largest research, media and consulting companies in the world. I was in charge of growing and managing the online community of survey respondents across Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. Successfully designed and implemented a solution for' on demand' real- time sampling and panel building based on Facebook API supported by highly targeted platform Ads. This significantly decreased the cost of building and maintaining online panels and allowed the company to fulfill more assignments without buying access to third-party panels.


Online Communities at Pulse Group PLC
2009 - 2009
Online Marketing at MYC4 A/S (less than a year) MYC4 is a marketplace that brings people together for exchange of capital and knowledge. MYC4 uses the internet to bridge the gap between African entrepreneurs with needs and people with means. My job was to grow MYC4 into new markets and implement an international payment solution. Set-up of a multi-lingual SEM account with more than 15. 000 keywords in 50+ countries.


2006 - 2008
Director|Sales & Partnerships at (2 years) ADPHONE was a pioneer in free ad financed' VoIP to landline/mobile phones' calls in emerging markets. The company asked me to join them in the early stage of their business and product development. Acquired hundreds of thousands of users at a very low advertising cost and quickly build up thecritical Page3 core user base. Set-up of a multi-lingual SEM account with more than 20. 000 keywords throughout South America and Middle East.

Project Manager

Speednames A/S
2005 - 2006
Project Manager at /Ascio Technologies, Inc. (1 year) ASCIO is the most innovative technical provider of global domain portfolio solutions with a large partner network. I was in charge of enhancing and growing Online Sales in cooperation with Marketing Department. Among other things I revamped SEM campaigns containing more than 50. 000 keywords and implemented effective UI improvements. Increased CR and revenue by more than 25% without increasing advertising budget.

Founder & Chairman

Adnow A/S
2005 - 2006
Founder & Chairman at (1 year) Adnow offered high-end SEM and web services. I founded the company. One year after start-up the company was acquired by a leading Danish online advertising company.

Founder & CEO

Verinames A/S
2002 - 2005
Founder & CEO at (3 years) Verinames managed international domain portfolios, web services and SEM. The company was acquired

Product Manager

Netcentralen ApS
1999 - 2002
Product Manager at (3 years) Netcentralen was an early pioneerininternational domain portfolio maintenance, web services and intellectual online property. I was in charge of Product and Development and part of day-to-day management. We achieved great market share and was acknowledged throughout the early industry as an innovative and highly specialized international domain portfolio manager. Developed a strong portfolio of innovative products and tools turning the company from a local to a global domain registration entity.

Account Manager

Netcentralen ApS
1998 - 1999
Account Manager at (1 year) Netcentralen was an early pioneer in international domain portfolio maintenance, web services and intellectual online property. #1 in sales Later promoted to Product Manager Certifications Google AdWords Qualified Individual Google Inc. Page4 Projects epinion. me Members:, Jerry Pham, Loi Nguyen Trung, Nam Ph#m V#n, Tuan Pham, Long Nguyen Languages English (Full professional proficiency) Danish (Native or bilingual proficiency) Swedish (Professional working proficiency) Norwegian (Professional working proficiency)